Undersea robots tried to thread a small tube into the jagged pipe that is pouring oil into the Gulf of Mexico in BP's latest attempt to stem the flow.
Glass packaging maker said it is teaming with Thai company Berli Jucker to buy four plants that make beverage and food containers in China and Southeast Asia.
Commerce Department said retail sales rose 0.4 percent last month, better than the 0.2 percent increase expected and the seventh straight monthly rise.
Federal Reserve said output logged a stronger-than-expected 0.8 percent gain, more evidence that manufacturing is playing lead role in economic recovery.
Commerce Department says businesses increased inventories by 0.4 percent in March, matching expectations.
Danish brewer says a total of 1,100 employees have walked off their jobs to protest its decision not to increase salaries.
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass., May 13, 2010 — EASTEC 2010, the largest manufacturing event on the East Coast, will feature 27 Lean and Green Resource Center presentations for manufacturers. The free presentations, starting on May 25 and running through May 27, will give attendees the...
( Carlos III University of Madrid ) The green revolution for cars is just around the corner. The electric car is part of the almost immediate future, although certainly challenges first have to be met, such as the availability of good supply and recharging networks, the development...
The rule would require companies to install better technology and improve energy efficiency whenever they build, or significantly modify, a plant.
Somali pirates have freed a British-flagged chemical tanker they had held for more than four months after receiving a ransom.
Chinese researchers discovered that cigarette butts soaked in water can help guard against corrosion in steel piping.
Russia's largest steelmaker said its net loss widened to $785 million in first quarter as it wrote down the value of an Italian unit it plans to sell.
Economic analysts say that if Boeing is awarded an Air Force contract for the NextGen Tanker, Iowa could benefit from approximately 800 jobs.
According to an incentives plan, Hawaii residents will get cash rebates worth up to $4,500 for buying new electric cars and $250 for upgrading their refrigerators.